1 Chronicles 14

David is settled as king in Jerusalem; he conquers the Philistines.

  • Remember the purpose of Chronicles—to encourage the returning exiles to be faithful to God because God has been faithful to them.
  • How does the account of the Philistines’ defeat (vv. 8ff) fit with the purpose of Chronicles?
  • In verse 11, “Baal-perazim” means “the ones that break through”